Man robbed opposite car park in Burrell Road, Ipswich


A man was punched in the face during a robbery opposite the open air car park in Burrell Road, Ipswich, on Friday.

The victim, in his fifties, was passed by a man and a woman while walking past the car park between 11pm and 12midnight.

The man then grabbed hold of the victim’s shoulder bag before punching him in the face and stealing the bag.

The bag contained about £30 in cash and personal documents.

The suspect is described as black, approximately 6ft tall, of medium build and aged around 25-years-old.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident, or who has any information in relation to it, is asked to contact Ipswich CID on 101 quoting reference IW/15/3570 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.